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Offa Robbery: 20 Suspects Arrested, As Police Declear 4 Leaders Wanted



The Nigeria Police Force said it has arrested more than 20 principal suspects in connection with the recent bank robbery in Offa, Kwara.

This is even a the Police said four of the gang and principal suspects, whose names were not giving, have been declared wanted.

Force PRO, ACP Jimoh Moshood stated in a statement that “Currently, some of the other gang leaders and principal suspects at large are being identified and their pictures obtained for further investigation.”

He said that the photographs of the wanted suspects have being released to the public for assistance to arrest them.

Moshood said that the suspects were also being placed on INTERPOL Watch list and Red.

He said that other sister security and safety agencies were equally implored to arrest them and hand over to the nearest Police Station or Formations across the country.

The Force spokesman also noted that details of the arrested suspects were released to the public including the following exhibits that were recovered from them.

The exhibits are: two Beretta Pistols, 20 Rounds of Live Ammunition, four cell phones and SIM cards belonging to victims, some of whom were killed during the attack.

Moshood assured informants whose information would lead to the arrest the suspects of their protection, in addition to the pledge of N5 million by the Kwara State Government.

He said the Force would leave no stone unturned in ensuring that all the perpetrators of the Offa Banks Robbery were arrested.